Maj. James Ellison, base commander, returns the salute of Mac Ross as he reviews the first class of Tuskegee cadets on the flight line in 1941. Ell… | Pinteres…

Maj. James Ellison, base commander, returns the salute of Mac Ross as he reviews the first class of Tuskegee cadets on the flight line in 1941. Ellison, unsupportive of the Tuskegee program, was replaced by Lt. Col. Noel F. Parrish. As base commander from 1942…

The Sixties Episode

The Sixties Episode 4 Worksheets cover the Vietnam War under JFK and LBJ and include a variety of activities to keep students on-task and engaged! There’s a detailed fill-in viewing worksheet to help students zero in on key ideas, as well as two crossword puzzle…

In 1877, Henry O. Flipper became the first African-American to graduate from the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York. | Military History | Pinterest …

Edward Alexander Bouchet was the first African-American to earn a doctorate degree, which he received for physics in 1876 from Yale. He was also the first African-American to graduate from Yale, and his was only the sixth doctorate ever awarded in the field of physics….